The suicide rates of teenagers in Ireland remains high by global standards and continues unabated. Treatment is available for depression and seeking support from a G.P. and/or a mental health professional e.g. Psychotherapist is essential to obtain a correct diagnosis.
Dr Hayes “six tips” to help children and adolescents is a very pragmatic resource for both parents and teachers. Read the full article here.
‘Beat the Blues’ – Aware’s informative toolkit designed to help adolescents and most importantly develop resilience and instill hope – visit Aware for more information.